1982 North Carolina Tar Heels football
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Sun Bowl, W 26–10 vs. Texas
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #13
AP #18
1982 record 8–4 (3–3 ACC)
Head coach Dick Crum (5th year)
Home stadium Kenan Memorial Stadium
(Capacity: 50,000)
Seasons
« 1981 1983 »
1982 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#8 Clemson 6 0 0     9 1 1
#20 Maryland 5 1 0     8 4 0
#18 North Carolina 3 3 0     8 4 0
Duke 3 3 0     6 5 0
NC State 3 3 0     6 5 0
Virginia 1 5 0     2 9 0
Wake Forest 0 6 0     3 8 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1982 North Carolina Tar Heels football team represented the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during the 1982 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Tar Heels were led by fifth-year head coach Dick Crum and played their home games at Kenan Memorial Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. They competed as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, finishing in third.[1]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 9at No. 1 Pittsburgh*No. 5L 6–7
September 18Vanderbilt*No. 11W 34–10
September 25Army*No. 11
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
W 62–8
October 2Georgia Tech*No. 12
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
W 41–0
October 9at Wake ForestNo. 12W 24–7
October 16NC StateNo. 11
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC (rivalry)
W 41–9
October 30MarylandNo. 10
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
L 24–31
November 6at No. 13 ClemsonNo. 18L 13–16
November 13Virginia
W 27–14
November 20at DukeL 17–23
November 25Bowling Green*
  • Kenan Memorial Stadium
  • Chapel Hill, NC
W 33–14
December 25vs. No. 8 Texas*W 26–10
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time

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